Carol Atack

Biography and/or project

I am a post-doctoral research associate on the 'Anachronism and Antiquity' project in the Faculty of Classics, University of Oxford.

More details on the project on our faculty page at and on our project blog at

My research for the project includes investigations into the conceptualisation of anachronism in ancient and contemporary historiography and philosophy of history, and the use of anachronism in political thought and argument.